FAQ

I made an error in my registration, what should I do?

 

Please do not register again, send an Email to the organizing committee and we will make the changes.

 

Are there any kind of scholarship for attendance?

 

Given that the event is free of charge already, we do not provide additional scholarships.

 

What are the requirements for short talk and poster abstracts?

 

Detailed instructions will be sent along with the link to submit the abstract. Character limits are 750 characters (including spaces) for posters and 1500 characters (including spaces) for short talks.

 

I am a representative for a company and very interested in the event. How can I participate?

 

Access to industry is enabled through sponsorships. Please contact us using the Email of the organizing committee.

 

Do I have to present a poster or short talk to be eligible?

 

No, but applying for a short talk or poster will increase your chance of acceptance.

 

I applied for a short talk or poster but have not received a link to submit my abstract.

 

Emails for abstract submission will be send up to two weeks after after registration, please be patient and check your spam. If you haven't received an email after 2 weeks, contact the organizing committee.

 

I am a professional, medical worker. Am I eligible?

 

Yes, we invite applications from all healthcare professionals.

 

I do not work with Systems Biology but am very interested in it. Am I eligible?

 

Although Systems Biology is one of the areas that will be prefered we want to expand the network of collaboration between different areas that may benefit. However, we recommend that you familiarize with Systems Biology before applying since there will be no introduction or course. Applicants from outside the field will be judged mostly by their abstract, so we recommend you sign up for a short talk or poster.

 

How many spots will be available for short talks, and posters?

 

The symposium only provides space for 8 short-talks and around 30 posters, both of which will be selected by their relevance and quality.

 

Will conference abstracts be published?

 

Conference abstract will not be published per sé but works presented during the symposium are eligible to be submitted to the Research Topic “Systems Biology and the challenge of deciphering the metabolic mechanisms underlying cancer” organized together with Frontiers in Physiology (http://journal.frontiersin.org/researchtopic/4239).

 

Do I have to present a poster to be eligible?

 

No, but applying for a poster will increase your chance of acceptance.

 

I applied for a poster but have not received a link to submit my abstract.

 

Emails for abstract submission will be send up to two weeks after registration, please be patient and check your spam. If you haven't received an email after 2 weeks, contact the organizing committee.

 

How many spots will be available for posters and 5 minute elevator pitches?

 

The symposium provides space for around 30 posters, from which the 10 most relevant will be selected to be presented as elevator pitches.

 

 

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